Author: Balint

Facebook Put New Bot-Creation on Pause

Watch this video on YouTube   Hey guys, Balint here. Today I’m going to give my thoughts on the newest messenger update as of 27th, March, 2018. So you’ve probably heard in the news that Facebook has had issues with data breaches — over 50 million users’ data was exposed to other platforms. This is obviously not something that Facebook wanted but they have to deal with this issue — so they’ve chose to put the bot review on hold.   This means bot-builders are currently unable to connect new chatbots to Messenger. What Facebook are going to do...

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008 – Building Your Brand With Facebook – Chat With Kristen Nice

“If you don’t realize that Facebook is taking over the interwebs — I’m here to let you know, it’s time to wake up”. I had a chat with Kristen Nice from ‘The Social Makeover’ on how to grow your personal brand with Facebook (and why it’s crucial you learn this). In this episode, we reveal brand-new Facebook updates like ‘Watch Party’ and ‘Social Learning’ (huge opportunity for early adopters here), as well as how to create an effective webinar template. Kristen also taught me a lot about Facebook Live, Facebook groups, hashtags, emojis, and how to personalize your chatbot...

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ManyChat Vs Chatfuel: What’s The Difference in 2018?

  One of the most frequently asked questions I receive from people who are new to chatbots is about chatbot builders. So I went ahead and wrote an article on the 15 best Messenger bot builders. But another popular question I seem to get is:   “Balint, should I choose ManyChat or Chatfuel? And which platform do you understand better?”   The first question we’re going to cover in lots of juicy detail. And I’m going to give a boring answer to the second: I think I understand them both equally (and not to be cocky — but I...

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007 – Messenger as a Marketing Channel – Chat With Michael Sabat

  This is the 1st episode of a 2 part series. It’s a collaboration with fellow podcaster Micheal Sabbat, the host of The Chat Bubble. The second episode will be available over his podcast. I remember listening to his podcast the first time about a year ago, trying to learn everything about the messaging space. So was really psyched when he reached out to me with the idea of this collaboration. He has 10 years experience with messaging as a marketing channel and today we’re going to talk mainly about Messenger.   https://d28qj311v8i61f.cloudfront.net/007_Messenger_as_a_Marketing_Channel_Chat_With_Michael_Sabat_The_Chatbot_Podcast.mp3    Mentioned in the episode: m.me/atmssg for...

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006 – Messaging Apps For Businesses – WhatsApp, Viber, Telegram, Kik – Interview with Oratio Co-Founder David Pichsenmeister

Many people experience chatbots via Messenger the first time. But Messenger was not the first messaging platform that opened its doors for bot developers. In fact, there are quite a few apps out there enabling us to build amazing bots and reach users on their favorite platform.   For this episode, I invited David Pichsenmeister, the ‘botfather’. He is the Co-founder of Oratio and the Organiser of the Chatbot Conf. He is the one to talk about different messaging applications and bots.   We’ll talk about: – Messenger’s newest chat plugin – WhatsApp and it’s business use cases –...

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